The Internet plays an important role in how people learn, communicate, do business and go about their daily lives. We advise the Australian Government about all Australians having access to high-quality, reliable and affordable Internet services.

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What's new

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Watch how communities in Queensland are benefiting from the Mobile Black Spot Program and the NBN Sky Muster satellite.
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New measures have been announced to provide consumers with more information and extra protections as they choose an internet...
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We're hosting a meeting in December 2017 to discuss the management framework of Australia’s .au domain.
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Australia’s demand for online services and content continues to grow according to a new report.

Policies (Internet)

Anti-Spam legislation

Published

Spam Act 2003 Explanatory memorandum Spam (Consequential Amendments) Act 2003 Explanatory memorandum Spam Regulations 2004 Explanatory statement

Online content regulation

Published

Illegal and offensive online content is regulated through the Online Content Scheme under Schedule 5 and 7 of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 through a complaints-based mechanism. The Scheme is designed to protect consumers, particularly children, from exposure to inappropriate or harmful material....

Current consultations